The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Social Media Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media Manager
Rank 849 942 934
Rank change year-on-year
+93 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 30 20 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.019% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.020% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 24
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £32,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,750 £32,500 £22,500
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +44.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86471 102103 109760
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.56% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71855 85111 90926
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Social Media Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Social Media Manager in the job title.

Social Media Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Manager over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Manager
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +71 25 £40,000 +23.07% 7
London +74 20 £50,000 +53.84% 3
North West -23 3 £28,500 -5.00%
Greenwich - 3 £65,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £45,000 -
Scotland - 3 £45,000 -
Chorley - 2 £28,000 -
Lancashire - 2 £28,000 -
South East +66 1 £65,000 +116.66%
Manchester -21 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Slough - 1 £65,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £65,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £27,500 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 - 2
City of London - 1 £57,500 - 1

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Social Media Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Social Media Manager in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Social Media
2 38 (74.51%) Marketing
3 17 (33.33%) Facebook
4 16 (31.37%) Twitter
5 15 (29.41%) Degree
6 12 (23.53%) Analytics
7 11 (21.57%) Digital Marketing
8 10 (19.61%) Google
8 10 (19.61%) SEO
9 9 (17.65%) Social Media Marketing
10 8 (15.69%) B2B
10 8 (15.69%) B2C
11 7 (13.73%) Streaming Video
11 7 (13.73%) Time Management
11 7 (13.73%) Web Operations
12 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (11.76%) Pay per click
12 6 (11.76%) Games
12 6 (11.76%) Advertising
13 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
14 4 (7.84%) Finance
15 3 (5.88%) Project Management
15 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
15 3 (5.88%) Retail
15 3 (5.88%) Google Analytics
15 3 (5.88%) Blog
15 3 (5.88%) User Experience
16 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
16 2 (3.92%) Marketing Strategy
16 2 (3.92%) Social Network

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.92%) AdWords
3 1 (1.96%) Google Tag Manager
General
1 38 (74.51%) Marketing
2 6 (11.76%) Advertising
2 6 (11.76%) Games
3 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.84%) Finance
5 3 (5.88%) Retail
6 2 (3.92%) Banking
7 1 (1.96%) Brand Awareness
7 1 (1.96%) Electronics
7 1 (1.96%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.96%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) CSS
1 1 (1.96%) HTML
1 1 (1.96%) Pyjs
Miscellaneous
1 51 (100.00%) Social Media
2 7 (13.73%) Streaming Video
3 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Blog
4 3 (5.88%) User Experience
5 2 (3.92%) Social Network
6 1 (1.96%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.96%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.96%) FMCG
6 1 (1.96%) iPad
6 1 (1.96%) iPhone
6 1 (1.96%) Photography
6 1 (1.96%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Analytics
2 11 (21.57%) Digital Marketing
3 10 (19.61%) SEO
4 9 (17.65%) Social Media Marketing
5 8 (15.69%) B2B
5 8 (15.69%) B2C
6 7 (13.73%) Time Management
6 7 (13.73%) Web Operations
7 6 (11.76%) Pay per click
8 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.88%) Project Management
9 2 (3.92%) Actionable Insight
9 2 (3.92%) Conflict Management
9 2 (3.92%) Content Management
9 2 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.92%) Global Marketing
9 2 (3.92%) Marketing Strategy
9 2 (3.92%) Product Management
10 1 (1.96%) Content Writing
10 1 (1.96%) Digital Media Management
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Facebook
2 16 (31.37%) Twitter
3 10 (19.61%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) Avid
4 1 (1.96%) Hootsuite
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Sysomos
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